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Given Name YONG
GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: Chinese, Korean
OTHER SCRIPTS: 勇, 永, etc. (Chinese), (Korean Hangul), , etc. (Korean Hanja)
PRONOUNCED: yong (Korean)   [key]
Meaning & History
From Chinese (yǒng) meaning "brave" or (yǒng) meaning "perpetual, eternal". This can also be a single-character Korean name, for example from the hanja meaning "brave". This name can be formed by other characters besides those listed here.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Yuu (Japanese), Dũng (Vietnamese)
OTHER READINGS: Isamu (Japanese)
Sources and References
  • Lin Shan, What's in a Chinese Name (1986)